Cerberus Picture

Number 3 of my finals for year 12 studio arts.

This character we all know and love. He is none other than Cerberus, the guard dog to the underworld from Greek mythology.

I created this lovely three headed dog from three photographs of Doberman dogs, joining two extra heads onto one of the bodies. Sadly, I have to say I did not quite get the joining of the far left head quite right... but not many people can tell that. My teacher loved it anyway - along with my school principal.

The fiery background is meant to represent the Underworld in which Cerberus lives, but like anything mythological and fantastical - the fire is coloured strangely, being red and orange rather than standard orange.
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